The book provides an up-to-date account of mangrove forests from Asia, together with restoration techniques, and the management requirements of these ecosystems to ensure their sustainability and conservation. All aspects of mangroves and their conservation are critically re-examined. The book is divided into three sections presenting the distribution and status of mangrove ecosystems in Asia, the challenges they are facing, their issues and opportunities, and the management strategies for their conservation.
Provides current critical account of the status of the mangroves of Asia
Provides an overview of mangrove restoration and management techniques
Mangroves are a hot topic and the rate of climate change necessitates new volumes regularly